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Stripers and Coastal Gamefish Stripers, Blues, Inshore tuna!

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Old 11-07-2005, 04:39 AM
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Spent the last few day on Eastern Long Island chasing the migration. Went to a local tackle shop and after spending $45 on hooks was told that only a few blues were around . Marine forcast said there would be gale force winds. Well I decided to fish anyways. First cast produced the classic blue fish leader.
Using my Flats skills I set up on a fishy looking point. After two cast I got the familar tug. Striper !!! After that it was non stop action. I made the right decision.
No Phat Lady on the Island. Fish were husky chamber of commerce South Beach Stripers on their way South. I'm the talk of the area as I was the only one catching fish. On top of that I was the only flyfisherman.
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Old 11-07-2005, 05:19 AM
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Don't you just love it when that happens!

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Old 11-07-2005, 07:03 PM
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Way to go Bill!!!
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Old 11-08-2005, 05:43 PM
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Hey Jim. Are you still on the Cape?
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